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FtNiagara

The Fort was founded by the French in 1726, captured by the British during the French and Indian War in 1759 and used by the British…

Fort Henry (West Virginia)

Fort Henry was a fort which stood about ¼ mile from the Ohio River where the town of Wheeling, West Virginia is now located. The fort…

Fort Herkimer

Fort Herkimer was a fort located on the southern side of the Mohawk River, opposite West Canada Creek, in central New York, United States.The fort was…

Fort Ontario

Fort Ontario is a historic fort situated by the City of Oswego, in Oswego County, New York in the United States of America. It is owned…

Fort Independence (Vermont)

“Fort Independence” is an infrequently used and incorrect alternative name for the extensive Revolutionary War fortifications located on Mount Independence in Orwell, Vermont. Although “Fort Independence”…

Fort Phoenix

Fort Phoenix is an American Revolutionary War-era fort located at the entrance to the Fairhaven-New Bedford harbor, south of U.S. 6 in Fort Phoenix Park in…

Fort Allen (Pennsylvania)

Fort Allen was a structure, built in 1774 in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, for protection from Indian attacks. Roughly 800 pioneer settlers in Hempfield, a…

Fort Klock

Fort Klock, a fortified stone homestead in the Mohawk River Valley of New York State, was built c.1750 by Johannes Klock. On October 19, 1780, the…

Fort Pitt (Pennsylvania)

Fort Pitt was a fort built at the location of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.==Location and Construction==The French began building Fort Duquesne in April 1754 on the…